The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 36 26 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Contract jobs citing Web Services 29 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.40% 6.07% 3.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.03% 15.58% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 19
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £37.80 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +20.00%
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Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
193 276 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 22.60% 38.98% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 177 188
Average daily rate £350 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region.

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Glasgow region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 37 (45.12%) Java
1 37 (45.12%) XML
2 33 (40.24%) SQL
3 30 (36.59%) SQL Server
4 29 (35.37%) Oracle
5 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (31.71%) Relational Database
7 24 (29.27%) PL/SQL
7 24 (29.27%) Finance
8 23 (28.05%) .NET
8 23 (28.05%) SOA
9 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
10 21 (25.61%) RDBMS
11 19 (23.17%) Hibernate
11 19 (23.17%) Data Modelling
12 18 (21.95%) C#
12 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET
12 18 (21.95%) CSS
13 16 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
13 16 (19.51%) SDLC
14 15 (18.29%) Oracle Database
14 15 (18.29%) JSP
15 14 (17.07%) Windows
15 14 (17.07%) Scrum
15 14 (17.07%) Banking
16 13 (15.85%) Spring
17 12 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
17 12 (14.63%) EJB
17 12 (14.63%) HTTP
18 11 (13.41%) UNIX

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.98%) IIS
1 9 (10.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 8 (9.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 7 (8.54%) CMS
4 5 (6.10%) JBoss
4 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
4 5 (6.10%) GlassFish
4 5 (6.10%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (2.44%) WordPress
5 2 (2.44%) Drupal
6 1 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.22%) Apache
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Workday HCM
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.22%) Taleo
3 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) HTTP
2 7 (8.54%) SSL
3 2 (2.44%) Network Security
4 1 (1.22%) CTI
4 1 (1.22%) IPv4
4 1 (1.22%) IPv6
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) LAN
4 1 (1.22%) WAN
4 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.22%) VLAN
4 1 (1.22%) AMQP
4 1 (1.22%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 26 (31.71%) Relational Database
3 21 (25.61%) RDBMS
4 15 (18.29%) Oracle Database
5 12 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (10.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (9.76%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (6.10%) MySQL
10 4 (4.88%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.44%) DB2
12 1 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (1.22%) SQLite
12 1 (1.22%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Fiddler
2 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.88%) Maven
6 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.66%) Subversion
7 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.44%) Hudson
7 2 (2.44%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.44%) NUnit
7 2 (2.44%) JIRA
7 2 (2.44%) Ant
8 1 (1.22%) JDeveloper
8 1 (1.22%) Xcode
8 1 (1.22%) JUnit
8 1 (1.22%) Toad
8 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 24 (29.27%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.22%) Front Office
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.22%) Local Government
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (57.32%) Developer
2 10 (12.20%) Senior Developer
3 9 (10.98%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.98%) SQL Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Designer
5 6 (7.32%) Technical Leader
5 6 (7.32%) Solutions Designer
5 6 (7.32%) Administrator
6 5 (6.10%) Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Designer
7 4 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Consultant
8 3 (3.66%) Tester
8 3 (3.66%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.66%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.12%) XML
2 23 (28.05%) .NET
3 19 (23.17%) Hibernate
4 18 (21.95%) ASP.NET
4 18 (21.95%) CSS
5 15 (18.29%) JSP
6 13 (15.85%) Spring
7 12 (14.63%) EJB
8 11 (13.41%) SOAP
8 11 (13.41%) HTML
9 10 (12.20%) DHTML
9 10 (12.20%) Servlets
9 10 (12.20%) XSL
10 7 (8.54%) XSLT
10 7 (8.54%) jQuery
11 6 (7.32%) Java EE
11 6 (7.32%) JSON
11 6 (7.32%) JMS
12 5 (6.10%) Oracle ADF
12 5 (6.10%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Replication
3 5 (6.10%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.88%) W3C
5 3 (3.66%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.66%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.66%) User Experience
6 2 (2.44%) iPad
6 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.44%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.44%) Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.22%) Animation
7 1 (1.22%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.22%) iPhone
7 1 (1.22%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Windows
2 11 (13.41%) UNIX
2 11 (13.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) Android
4 1 (1.22%) Solaris
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (28.05%) SOA
3 19 (23.17%) Data Modelling
4 16 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (19.51%) SDLC
5 14 (17.07%) Scrum
6 11 (13.41%) OO
6 11 (13.41%) Unit Testing
7 9 (10.98%) Wealth Management
7 9 (10.98%) Mentoring
8 8 (9.76%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (8.54%) Waterfall
9 7 (8.54%) Performance Testing
10 6 (7.32%) Content Management
11 5 (6.10%) ETL
11 5 (6.10%) OOD
11 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (6.10%) UML
11 5 (6.10%) Use Case
11 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.12%) Java
2 33 (40.24%) SQL
3 24 (29.27%) PL/SQL
4 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 18 (21.95%) C#
6 10 (12.20%) VBA
7 7 (8.54%) C++
8 6 (7.32%) VB
9 5 (6.10%) Jython
9 5 (6.10%) Perl
9 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.10%) Groovy
10 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.66%) Python
10 3 (3.66%) VB6
11 2 (2.44%) Ruby
11 2 (2.44%) C
11 2 (2.44%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.44%) VBScript
12 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) ISEB
3 2 (2.44%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.22%) PMP
4 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.44%) RACF
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.44%) SCOM
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (1.22%) logstash
Vendors
1 29 (35.37%) Oracle
2 11 (13.41%) Sybase
3 4 (4.88%) Adobe
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (1.22%) Sun
6 1 (1.22%) Infragistics